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Monica Anne Duffy (nee Wolfe)




Born: 1911
Death: March 17, 2009

DUFFY – Monica Wolfe Duffy age 98 of Grand Rapids died March 17 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years Charles W. Duffy. She is survived by her children Judith (Bradley) Palmer of Grand Rapids Charles Bill (Carolyn) Duffy of Denver CO Pamela Ann Duffy of Hopkinton MA Michael R. (Barbara) Duffy of Grand Rapids Nancy M. Duffy (Charles Schaeffer) of New York NY; grandchildren Bradley Palmer Monica (David) Palmer Geis Megan Charles & Katherine Duffy Jessica Erin Brenna & Michael Kevin Duffy; great-granddaughters Alexandra & Katherine Geis; many nieces and nephews. Monica and Charles Duffy moved to Grand Rapids in 1945 from Chicago. The Duffy family were owners of Nehi Royal Crown Cola Bottling Co. of Grand Rapids. She will be best remembered for her sense of humor great love of her children grandchildren great-grandchildren. Monica was a great lover of all animals especially her dogs and cats. Mrs. Duffy was a longtime member of Cascade Hills Country Club St. Johns Guild and St. Stephen Catholic Church Guild. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at St. Paul the Apostle Church 2750 Burton SE Msgr. Ernest P. Schneider presiding. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Vigil service will be recited 7:00 PM. Visitation 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the OBrien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel 3980 Cascade Rd. SE and one hour prior to the mass at church. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Johns Home 2355 Knapp St. NE Grand Rapids MI 49505 or The Humane Society of Kent County 3077 Wilson Dr. NW Walker MI 49534.

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